Things to Do

Things to Do


The Brown County Art Colony, founded in 1907, was one of the six major art colonies established in the United States at the turn of the 20th Century. Recognized as an art colony of national importance, it is the only one in the Midwest.

Platinum girls with Golden Ticket Productions


Live music and entertainment are a staple in Brown County. Year-round, you can find a variety of local and regional musicians filling the air at a variety of establishments. Nashville also includes live theatre, movies, musicals, and shows.

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Outdoor Adventure

Brown County features over 170,000 acres of forested land. With year-round recreation activities such as mountain biking,hiking, camping, canoeing, horseback riding, and many more!

Carriage Rides in Nashville Indiana

Historic Sites and Tours

Brown County is a place that celebrates the past and the present. Its full of history, historical landmarks, and unique tours are offered throughout the County. Check out our historic sites and make plans to include a tour while you are here.



There is perhaps no more perfect place to pamper your mind, body and spirit than in Brown County.

Slightly Haunted Puppet Theatre at the Melchior Marionette Theatre

Kid Zone

This section is devoted to kid-friendly activities in Brown County. You can find anything from gem mining to a marionette theatre!



Bring the entire family to the Village of Nashville for great food, yummy sweets, delightful drinks, and live music and entertainment.
May 16-17, 2014

Mountain Biking Information

Brown County, Indiana

For more than 100 years, artists and adventurers alike have been drawn to the rustic beauty and quiet charm of Brown County, one of America’s original artists’ colonies. Everyone will find something to love – whether it’s eclectic boutiques and galleries, mountain biking and zip line adventures, outstanding scenery, welcoming accommodations, or simply the opportunity to reconnect with one another. Whether you’re looking for a quiet getaway or an exhilarating adventure, your perfect escape awaits you here.

Brown County Indiana: Escape Comes Naturally